Cinco de Mayo 2013
Downtown Orlando’s biggest parties are centered around the usual venues of Church Street Bars and Wall Street with Church Street’s Drinko De Mayo party and Wall Street’s Cinco de Mayo Block Party. The Church Street party takes place on Saturday, May 4th, 2013 and will feature a free mustache ride shot for everyone who attends. They will also have 2-4-1 Corona Bottles, $5 Patron, $3 Donkey Punch, and $3 Frozen Margaritas.
Wall Street has it’s Mexican restaurant and bar Wall Street Cantina amongst it’s 7 other venues and will feature their whole street decked out in pinatas, sombreros, and other Mexican decor. The Drinko De Mayo event will take place on Saturday and Sunday in 2013 on May 4th and May 5th.
Cinco de Mayo in Thornton Park
A couple of other spots to check out in Downtown Orlando over in Thornton Park is Mucho Tequila and Tacos Restaurant that will be celebrating Cinco de Mayo with their Mucho de Mayo Party (see picture above) and Tijuana Flats that will have $2 Mexican beers. The fourth annual Mucho De Mayo will take place all day on Saturday and Sunday with no cover on both days and will take place at both Mucho Tequila and Tacos Restaurant and Sonoma across the street.
Adobe Gila’s at Pointe Orlando on International Drive
Cinco de Mayo is the best day of the year to visit Pointe Orlando on International Drive. Adobe Gila’s is one of the few surviving restaurants of Pointe Orlando since it originally opened and it shows why with it’s friendly atmosphere and great Mexican dishes and drinks. For Cinco de Mayo, the area outside of the bar turns into a street party with live music all night long. For 2013, there will be free admission and 3 live bands from 4 pm until 2 am.
Cocina 214 and PR’s Taco Palace in Winter Park
Cocina 214 in Winter Park is the best sit-down Tex-Mex restaurant in Orlando and will be celebrating Cinco de Mayo with a block party on E. Welbourne Avenue and Park Avenue on Saturday afternoon from 10 am until 2 pm and on Sunday there will be a DJ spinning latin music with dancing from 12pm until 10pm.
PR’s Taco Palace
PR’s Taco Palace is another great sit-down Mexican restaurant and bar in Orlando that caters to the Rollins College crowd. Come dressed casual to PR’s and enjoy the relaxed and unpretentious atmosphere with great Mexican dishes and a full bar.
Cinco de Mayo at the Mexican Pavilion at Epcot at Disney World
If you are celebrating Cinco de Mayo at Disney World, head straight over to the Tequila Bar at the Mexico Pavilion in Epcot and dance around with your family to the Mariachi Band. La Hacienda De San Angel features Queso Fundido (warmed cheese with poblano peppers and chorizo) and grilled red snapper and has excellent seating for the nightly fireworks. San Angel Inn offers grilled Mahi Mahi and Tacos de Ribeye for a relaxing sit-down dinner. La Cava del Tequila serves tapas-style dishes.
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Cinco de Mayo at Wall Street
Mariachi Band at Epcot
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